Professional Scrum Developer (PSD) is a 3-day course where students gain a real-world view of what it is like to build software with Scrum. Throughout the course, students collaborate together as a team in a series of Sprints where they apply modern engineering practices, and use the Scrum framework to cope with changes. There is a key focus on having students learn how to develop increments of potentially releasable functionality from a realistic Product Backlog.
Understand how modern Agile engineering practices and supportive ALM tools improve a team's capability to deliver working software
Learn the different aspects of a Scrum Team and what it means to be a team member
Gain knowledge on how to leverage .NET, Java and other tools as they are leverage in the Scrum Team
The Professional Scrum Developer course is intended for all members of a Scrum Development Team; architects, programmers, database developers, testers, and others with some technical knowledge. The class focuses on using technology to deliver software in Increments.
At least 80% of participants have experience with the selected programming language(s).
Solid familiarity with an Agile framework such as Scrum, XP, or Kanban. This can be from at least 4 months on a coached Agile team, from fundamental Kanban or Scrum training (e.g., Certified Scrum Master), or from Agile Institute’s own Essential Agile Principles & Practices course.
Includes course materials, the PSD assessment and certification. The PSD certification is achieved by taking and passing an online assessment in your own time following the course. It can be taken from any internet connected computer. The PSD assessment is comprised of 80 multiple choice questions that must be completed in 60 minutes. The pass mark is 85%.